About Jose Ruiz, MD

Jose Ruiz, MD Graduated from Medical school Universidad Central del Caribe, Puerto Rico in 1992. Finished Residency in Psychiatry and Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at University of Florida in Gainesville. Finishing in 1997. Served in the Army for 6 years as a psychiatrist (Korea, Germany and Georgia). Came to work at current group Florida Behavioral Health that was called Florida Psychiatric Associates back in 2003. He is Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. See’s patients from 2 yrs and older. See’s his role as a Doctor as an opportunity to serve his patients and their families. He offers counseling from a Christian perspective to those patients who may chose such approach.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine|University of Florida, Gainesville, Residency in Psychiatry|University of Florida, Gainesville, Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


    Orlando, FL

    10967 Lake Underhill Rd, Suite 113
    Orlando, FL 32825-4434